Daily Archives: March 25, 2019

The Emotional Connection with the Always Connected Consumer

By Dolores Bañón In the retail world, brands have, for some time, pursued a carefully defined goal: the establishment of an emotional connection with their customers. But, what exactly does that connection mean, and how is it achieved? A visit … Continue reading

JYSK celebrates 40th anniversary with opening in Ireland

40 years have elapsed since the founder of JYSK, Lars Larsen, welcomed the first customers to JYSK in the store on Silkeborgvej in Aarhus in Denmark, on 2 April 1979. Since then customers have been welcomed in over 2,700 stores … Continue reading

Outlets to be Featured at ICSC European Conference & Exhibition

The first day of programming, April 10, the conference will include “The Future of Retail — Next Generation of Outlets.” The session will address how hybrid schemes are changing the landscape for investors, operators and retailers. Presenters include Philippe Journo, … Continue reading

Sonae Sierra displayed a solid performance, recording an overall Net Result of €110.1 million in 2018

In 2018, Sonae Sierra managed to sell shopping centres with a Gross Asset Value of almost €600 million, achieving attractive gains, saw its Services EBIT grow by 11% y-o-y, and invested over €165 million in expansions such as NorteShopping, Outlets … Continue reading